NYSE:BKU - BankUnited Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$32.42 +0.27 (+0.84 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 04:30 AM ET)
Previous Close$32.15
Today's Range$31.90 - $32.58
52-Week Range$28.05 - $44.97
Volume1.41 million shs
Average Volume854,372 shs
Market Capitalization$3.20 billion
P/E Ratio13.74
Dividend Yield2.61%
Beta1.1
BankUnited, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for BankUnited, National Association that provides a range of banking services to small and medium sized businesses, and individual and corporate customers in the United States. The company offers deposit products, such as checking, money market deposit, and savings accounts, as well as certificates of deposit; and treasury management services. Its loans portfolio includes small business loans, commercial real estate loans, equipment loans and leases, term loans, formula-based loans, municipal and non-profit loans and leases, commercial and residential mortgage warehouse lines of credit, letters of credit, and consumer loans, as well as purchases performing residential loans. The company also offers integrated on-line, mobile, and telephone banking services. As of December 31, 2017, it operated through a network of 87 branches located in 15 Florida counties; and 6 banking centers in the New York metropolitan area, as well as 89 automated teller machines. The company was formerly known as BU Financial Corporation. BankUnited, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Miami Lakes, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
CUSIP06652K10
Phone305-569-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.58 billion
Cash Flow$2.3026 per share
Book Value$28.37 per share

Profitability

Net Income$324.87 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,790
Market Cap$3.20 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BankUnited's stock symbol?

BankUnited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKU."

How often does BankUnited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BankUnited?

BankUnited announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 12th will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 11th. View BankUnited's Dividend History.

How will BankUnited's stock buyback program work?

BankUnited declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Wednesday, January 24th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $150,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were BankUnited's earnings last quarter?

BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.01. The financial services provider earned $328.38 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $314.33 million. BankUnited had a net margin of 20.31% and a return on equity of 10.84%. The company's revenue was up 15.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.62 EPS. View BankUnited's Earnings History.

When is BankUnited's next earnings date?

BankUnited is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BankUnited.

What price target have analysts set for BKU?

8 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for BankUnited's shares. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect BankUnited's stock price to reach $39.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BankUnited.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BankUnited?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BankUnited in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for BankUnited.

Has BankUnited been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about BKU stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BankUnited earned a news sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of BankUnited's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BankUnited own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BankUnited investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Zions Bancorporation NA (ZION), Celgene (CELG), KeyCorp (KEY), Oracle (ORCL), Citigroup (C), Boeing (BA) and General Electric (GE).

Who are BankUnited's key executives?

BankUnited's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Rajinder P. Singh, Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 48)
  • Ms. Leslie N. Lunak, Chief Financial Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Cornish, Chief Operating Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Starr, Gen. Counsel of BankUnited, National Association (Age 58)
  • Mr. Rishi Bansal, Chief Investment Officer of BankUnited, National Association (Age 45)

Who are BankUnited's major shareholders?

BankUnited's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (6.64%), BlackRock Inc. (4.42%), Jennison Associates LLC (3.31%), Millennium Management LLC (3.18%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.33%) and FMR LLC (2.33%). Company insiders that own BankUnited stock include Douglas J Pauls, Eugene F Demark, Jeffrey Starr, John Adam Kanas, John N Digiacomo, Mark Bagnoli, Rajinder P Singh, Thomas M Cornish and William S Rubenstein. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BankUnited.

Which institutional investors are selling BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brown Advisory Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, FMR LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and American Century Companies Inc.. Company insiders that have sold BankUnited company stock in the last year include Mark Bagnoli, Rajinder P Singh and Thomas M Cornish. View Insider Buying and Selling for BankUnited.

Which institutional investors are buying BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, APG Asset Management N.V., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Shoals Capital Management LP, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC and Southside Capital LLC. Company insiders that have bought BankUnited stock in the last two years include John N Digiacomo and William S Rubenstein. View Insider Buying and Selling for BankUnited.

How do I buy shares of BankUnited?

Shares of BKU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BankUnited's stock price today?

One share of BKU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.42.

How big of a company is BankUnited?

BankUnited has a market capitalization of $3.20 billion and generates $1.58 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $324.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.36 on an earnings per share basis. BankUnited employs 1,790 workers across the globe.

What is BankUnited's official website?

The official website for BankUnited is http://www.bankunited.com.

How can I contact BankUnited?

BankUnited's mailing address is 14817 OAK LANE, MIAMI LAKES FL, 33016. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 305-569-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for BankUnited (NYSE BKU)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  315 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  369 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  684
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This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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